Main Industries: For many years, Westchester has played a prominent role in the film industry, given its proximity to New York City. The county has more than 20,000 acres of parkland, miles of Hudson River and Long Island Sound shoreline. It boasts mansions, castles and other historic restorations representing 300 years of American History.
Westchester County is the heart of New York, with a variety of amazing destinations that include grand Rockefeller properties, well-preserved 18th-century homesteads and picturesque farming villages that dot the countryside. Plus, our shows, fairs and festivals are second to none. Westchester has over 50 parks and recreational areas to explore.
After serving as a prosecutor for 38 years in Manhattan and Brooklyn, including 30 years working with then-Manhattan District Attorney Robert Morgenthau, Leroy Frazer was ready for a new challenge. In July, Westchester County Executive George Latimer named Frazer chair of the county’s police board.
County Executive George Latimer Cuts Property Tax Levy by $7 Million, Fully Funds County Departments. I am proud of this budget and proud that through smart and innovative budgeting, we have been able to cut taxes responsibly again, find new revenue sources, save and provide needed services to County residents.
But Westchester? New York’s red ripple took a detour around the county, whose 1 million residents make it more populous than seven states. All of its Democratic House members won, along with all ...
The LWV of Westchester is an Inter-League Organization (ILO) that monitors Westchester County governance and the Westchester County Board of Elections. We review issues and actions that impact the County as a whole. Our Board of Directors is comprised of an Executive Committee and the president of each of the eight local Leagues in the County.
The Bee-Line Bus System, the bus system for Westchester County, operates a network of bus routes throughout Westchester County, serving destinations throughout much of the county and parts of The Bronx in New York City. Routes are sometimes identified with a "W" prefix for Westchester County (ex: W60), following the same system used by the MTA.
In fact, we are the only accredited park system in New York State.Throughout the year, we host hundreds of sports, entertainment, educational and community events on our more than 18,000 acres of parkland, which include more than 50 great facilities ranging from golf courses, pools and beaches, parks, to trailways and nature centers.
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Westchester County COVID-19 Vaccine and Cases Dashboards. These two dashboards provide daily vaccination and cases updates tied to New York State and local data on testing and vaccination. Click each image below to open the dashboard in a new window with updated data.